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Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown

£6.99

Product description

Creating one of the jauntiest of all war-of-the-sexes comedies, Pedro Almodovar, Spain's premiere writer-director, creates an off-kilter universe of madness, mayhem and pure fun. Nominated for the 1998 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, and co-starring Antonio Banderas, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown is a wild, wanton, wickedly witty farce!
High on top one of Spain's poshest penthouse, three women have come to the end of their mental ropes. Super-sexy Pepa (Carmen Maura), forever teetering around atop her skyscraper spikes, obsessed by Ivan (Fernando Guillen), the lover who just jilted her over the answering machine! Her neurotic best friend is a Shiite terrorist. And Ivan's ex-wife Lucia (Julieta Serrano), was just released from a 20-year stint in a mental institution. They're all mighty mad - in fact, they're on the verge of a nervous breakdown and one of them is about to commit murder unless the other half-crazed femmes fatales can stop her!

Running Time approximately 1 hr 25 mins

Special Features:
Original Theatrical Trailer
Interactive Menu Screens and Chapter Selections

Soundtrack:
English, German, French, Spanish and Italian

Subtitles:
English, German French, Dutch, Swedish, Norwegian and Danish

Version:
English

Hard of Hearing:
English and German

Item details

Actors:
Carmen Maura, Antonio Banderas, Julieta Serrano, Rossy de Palma, María Barranco
Classification:
15
Condition:
Used
Director(s):
Pedro Almodóvar
Display format:
16:9
Film studio:
MGM
Genre:
Comedy
Region:
2

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About this item

Creating one of the jauntiest of all war-of-the-sexes comedies, Pedro Almodovar, Spain's premiere writer-director, creates an off-kilter universe of madness, mayhem and pure fun. Nominated for the 1998 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, and co-starring Antonio Banderas, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown is a wild, wanton, wickedly witty farce!
High on top one of Spain's poshest penthouse, three women have come to the end of their mental ropes. Super-sexy Pepa (Carmen Maura), forever teetering around atop her skyscraper spikes, obsessed by Ivan (Fernando Guillen), the lover who just jilted her over the answering machine! Her neurotic best friend is a Shiite terrorist. And Ivan's ex-wife Lucia (Julieta Serrano), was just released from a 20-year stint in a mental institution. They're all mighty mad - in fact, they're on the verge of a nervous breakdown and one of them is about to commit murder unless the other half-crazed femmes fatales can stop her!

Running Time approximately 1 hr 25 mins

Special Features:
Original Theatrical Trailer
Interactive Menu Screens and Chapter Selections

Soundtrack:
English, German, French, Spanish and Italian

Subtitles:
English, German French, Dutch, Swedish, Norwegian and Danish

Version:
English

Hard of Hearing:
English and German

Actors:
Carmen Maura, Antonio Banderas, Julieta Serrano, Rossy de Palma, María Barranco
Classification:
15
Condition:
Used
Director(s):
Pedro Almodóvar
Display format:
16:9
Film studio:
MGM
Genre:
Comedy
Region:
2

Delivery & returns

This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via second class post within 2 working days of receipt of your order. Standard UK delivery is Standard UK delivery is £3.95 per order, so you're only charged once no matter how many items you have in your basket. Any additional courier charges will be applied at checkout as they vary depending on delivery address.

This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via second class post within 2 working days of receipt of your order. Standard UK delivery is currently free no matter how many items you have in your basket. Any additional courier charges will be applied at checkout as they vary depending on delivery address.

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